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A 23-year-old male asked:

Hi, iam 23 years guy masturbating daily for 6 years now i lost morning erections since afew months is it normal?am i impotence?how can i get them back?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Erectile dysfunction: It is unlikely due to daily masturbation need evaluation for other causes.
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Dr. Matthew Wosnitzer
Urology 16 years experience
Abnormal: See md for full workup and diagnosis. Men should normally have morning or overnight erections which take away the anxiety component in patients. If you don't have these, then there may be a different issue causing your erection issues.
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I think I have erectile dysfunction. When I masturbate I dont get hard until right around climax then it just shortens right after. Im 16 please help.
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I therefore strongly encourage you to have a complete exam by a Family Doctor who will take a complete history and discuss your concerns about possible erectile dysfunction with you. I wish you well with your health!
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A 29-year-old male asked:
I have erectile dysfunction from masturbation, affevts my intercourse with my wife, what to do i cant find sex therapist here in cairo.
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Last updated Apr 19, 2016

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